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  • Saint Joseph's wins against Massachusetts
    Saint Joseph's holds on to beat nationally-ranked Massachusetts
    Saint Joseph's has had their opportunities to gain wins against top-25 opposition this season. Prior to Saturday night, they had fallen short in their previous attempts to gain a scalp against a nationally ranked team, including a tough four...
  • Saint Joseph's fades late in loss to Massachusetts
    Saint Joseph's fades late in loss to nationally-ranked Massachusetts
    Saint Joseph's allowed a late nine point lead slip away as the Hawks fell to Massachusetts 66-62 on Wednesday evening at the Mullins Center in Amherst, Ma.The Hawks used a 9-0 run midway through the second half to take a 57-48 lead with 6:23...
  • ncaa football
    2013 NCAA Football season predictions: Massachusetts Minutemen
    Throughout the rest of the summer, we will take a look at each FBS team and their 2013 schedule. Today, we look at the Massachusetts Minutemen.Last season: 1-11, 1-7 in MAC. Team was not eligible for a bowl game.Week 1: @ Wisconsin—LWeek 2:...
  • "Minuteman" border vigilante Chris Simcox arrested for child molestation
    "Minuteman" border vigilante Chris Simcox arrested for child molestation
    Chris Simcox, the 52 year old co-founder of the minuteman Civil Defense Corps, a vigilante border watch group, was arrested on Wednesdayon suspicion of two counts of molestation of a child, two counts of sexual conduct with a minor and one count...
  • 'We Jam Econo: The Story of the Minutemen'
    DVD review: 'We Jam Econo: The Story of the Minutemen'
    If you were into hardcore punk in and from the early '80s, you knew of the Minutemen.It was only a matter of time until someone made a documentary about the influential band. Here it is, under the title 'We Jam Econo: The Story of the...
  • Before Watchmen December issues continue breathing life into complex characters
    Before Watchmen December issues continue breathing life into complex characters
    I put off reviewing the December cover issues of the Before Watchmen event because two of the five issues never arrived. After waiting a few days, I decided to get a hold of DC and found out they had been delayed for some reason or another. Fans...
  • ncaa
    2012 NCAA Football season: Massachusetts @ No. 18 Michigan preview
    The non-conference schedule continues for the No. 18 Michigan Wolverines as they welcome in the Massachusetts Minutemen on Saturday afternoon as U of M tries to work out the kinks on the defensive side of the ball.Records: Massachusetts 0-2 (0-0...
  • 'Before Watchmen: Minutemen' Issue #2
    'Before Watchmen: Minutemen' #2 continues winning streak for the prequel series
    The second issues of "Before Watchmen" are hitting stores now. Many naysayers will be waiting to see if DC Comics can keep up the momentum they achieved with the first issues of the controversial event. Before Watchmen: Minutemen Issue ...
  • Before Watchmen: Minutemen #1
    Before Watchmen: Minutemen #1 rises above controversy
    Some are calling 'Before Watchmen'the comic book event of the year. Readers will decide whether or not this is true, but Darwyn Cooke, Amanda Conner, Adam Hughes, Len Wein, John Higgins, and other big names at DC Comics are certainly...
  • Lexington Eight
    Honoring America's first heroes
    Tucked away in a quiet corner of Arlington National Cemetery is a small plaque dedicated to the first Americans to die in defense of our nation. That small plaque, near the old chapel, lists eight men: John Brown, Samuel Hadley, Caleb Harrington,...
  • Minute Men
    Minute Men were ready to fight within a minute
    In modern-day terminology, the words "militia" and "minutemen" tend to be used interchangeably. During the time of the American Revolution, however, the terms held different definitions. In the 18th century, the militia was...
  • Battle of Lexington & Concord
    The shot heard round the world
    As the sun set on Boston the evening of April 18, 1775, General Thomas Gage, Massachusetts’ military governor, sent out a detachment of approximately 700 regular British troops, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel Francis Smith. Their...
  • The Minuteman Project is a group of volunteers who work to 'enforce existing immigration laws.' 'The government is making war against the average citizen,' Blank said.
    Nativist groups on the decline as Patriot groups explode
    Almost exactly seven years ago, in March of 2005, 1,300 volunteers arrived in Tombstone, intent on taking the task of patrolling the Arizona-Sonora border for suspected undocumented border crossers into their own hands. The volunteers, assembled...
  • Southern Arizona's Sonora Desert
    Border vigilante Barnett’s conviction upheld by Supreme Court
    On March 7, 2004, owner of the Douglas, Ariz. Cross Rail Ranch, Roger Barnett, encountered five women and eleven men on his property. Assuming they were undocumented migrants, Barnett apprehended the individuals and held them at gun point while he...
  • Patriot Rally in La Mesa
    San Diego Patriots Rally for Border Patrol and America’s Birthday
    Members of the San Diego Minutemen and San Diego Citizens Brigade held a flag and sign rally on a freeway overpass in La Mesa Saturday to show support for the Border Patrol and to celebrate America’s Independence and 235th Birthday.Rally...